Andresen Family History

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Andresen Name Meaning

Variant of the Danish, Norwegian, and North German patronymic Andreassen.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Andreasen, Andreassen, Andreason, Andersen, Anderson, Endresen

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Andresen Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Andresen name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Andresen. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Andresen Family Origin

Where is the Andresen family from?

Andresen Family Occupations

What did your Andresen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Commercial Clerk To China Merchant and Mining Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Andresen. The most common Andresen occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk To China Merchant. 50% of Andresen's were Commercial Clerk To China Merchants.

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  • Commercial Clerk To China Merchant

  • Mining Engineer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Andresen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Andresen Historical Records

What Andresen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Andresen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Andresen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Andresen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Andresen. For the veterans among your Andresen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Andresen Life Expectancy

What is the average Andresen lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Andresen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Andresen in 1944 was 57, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Andresen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Andresen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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